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Operations Technician

Date: Jan 13, 2021

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Operations Technician


Location: United States : Wichita, KS

Function: Production & Technology

Career Level: Experienced professionals (2-5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Corporation

Business Line: Comfort & Insulation


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

Click here to learn more about Evonik from our employees

An Operations Technician at Wichita is responsible for the operation of 7 amine based chemical reactors and all associated equipment and utilities. 



  • Follow production schedule and manufacturing procedures to produce final products
  • Will be expected to safely use hand tools on piping and equipment
  • Be able to wear chemical PPE that consists of rain suite and chemicals gloves and air supplied breathing along with other type of respirator protection
  • Load and unload trailers and rail cars
  • Operate HMI work stations/digital work stations to run the plant
  • Monitor pressure, temperatures, flow, and other process variables to ensure safe operation of the plant
  • Perform and pull process samples for Lab analysis and quality control
  • Fully participate in Production Safety process at the plant
  • Coordinate work with other Operations Techs, Laboratory, and Maintenance personnel
  • Interact with staff and leadership personnel to maintain safe and efficient operation of the plant


  • High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to a work a 12-hour rotating shift that will rotate between nights and days every other month. 
  • Team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong commitment to safety
  • Previous production/operating plant experience is a plus.

Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.


Evonik Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.

Nearest Major Market: Wichita